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Arizona GOP secretary of state candidate Mark Finchem will appear on QAnon talk show

Oro Valley Republican state legislator and secretary of state candidate Mark Finchem, a leading proponent of the baseless allegations and conspiracy claims behind Arizona’s #StopTheSteal movement, is scheduled to appear on a popular far-right QAnon talk show in May. ... Read more»

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Rupert Murdoch runs from his shadow

Something’s rotten in London. Something owned by Rupert Murdoch. A simmering criminal scandal broke wide open at News Corp’s British newspaper The News of the World last week. Murdoch has announced plans to shutter the 168-year-old paper on Sunday. ... Read more»

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Fox News top source of voter misinformation, study finds

The bad news for Fox News viewers is that merely watching the channel appears to be toxic. Daily watchers of Fox News believed the most misinformation of anyone. “Fox displays a particular pattern of misinformation. The more you watch the more inaccurate your views.” ... Read more»2

Soft focus on hidden-camera video of illegal aliens

A online video showing hidden-camera footage of groups of illegal immigrants walking through the Arizona desert is creating a stir online and in the media. But there's been little focus on the producer, an anti-immigration group from Washington, D.C.... Read more»4